Teacher Events in the West Midlands

Events

Type of event Title Description Venue Start date Info file
Professional
Development
Core Maths ConferencesProfessional development for current and prospective teachers of Core Maths.The Priory Rooms19/06/2018Info
Professional
Development
Use of GeoGebra in GCSE and A level Mathematics.This one day course is split into a morning session, suitable for beginners, and an afternoon session exploring more advanced features. Teachers are welcome to attend either or both sessions. The flyer gives further details and link to the on-line booking form.Keele University19/06/2018Info
Teacher NetworkEnhancing your subject knowledge in mathematics with Ed SouthallThis Keele Network meeting is sutable for teachers of KS3, 4 & 5 Mathematics. Ed Southall is the maths education specialist and PGCE Course Leader at the University of Huddersfield and is the author of two books, “Yes, but why? Teaching for understanding in mathematics” and “Geometry Snacks” (with Vincent Pantaloni). Please see the flyer for further details and a link to the on-line booking form.Keele University20/06/2018Info
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Functions and GraphsA one day course focusing on the new and other 'top end' Higher Tier GCSE content related to functions and graphs.Keele22/06/2018Info
Teacher NetworkWarwickshire Teacher Network - GCSE Mathematics - Problem Solving at KS4This network meeting will focus on problem solving at KS4. We will look at key characteristics of Problem Solving and explore examples and resources which can be used in the classroom.Bilton School27/06/2018Info
Professional
Development
Using Technology in the Statistics ClassroomA one day CPD event to support teachers in using technology to enhance their teaching of the Statistics element of A level Mathematics. For further details and links to the on-line booking form, please see the flyer.Telford Conference Centre03/07/2018Info
Professional
Development
Introduction to teaching A level Pure for Beginners (2017 specs)This CPD event is intended to help teachers who are NEW to teaching A level Maths or those with very limited (only one or two years) experience. Please see the flyer for further details and a link to the on-line booking form.Keele University04/07/2018Info
Teacher NetworkUsing the Casio ClassWiz CalculatorThis workshop explores the functions of the CASIO ClassWiz calculator, and how to best use the new functionality at GCSE and A Level. You will have time to explore all of the relevant modes and begin to use the calculators as your students will have to.Walsall Campus, University of Wolverhampton04/07/2018Info
Teacher NetworkNew A Level Network - Focus on Further MathematicsAvril Steele (MEI) will lead a session looking at the teaching of Further Mathematics in the New A Level. Please see the attached flyer for further details, including a link to register.Cardinal Newman Catholic School04/07/2018Info
Professional
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NRICH Teaching Problem Solving at KS3 and KS4. NRICH Proof, Logic and Reasoning - bridging the gap between KS4 and KS5This course is now fully booked. If you would like to be added to a reserve list in case places become available please contact Liz Price on [email protected]Chancellor's Hall, University of Wolverhampton11/07/2018
Professional
Development
Introduction to Mechanics for BeginnersThis course is for teachers who have not previously taught mechanics. It will cover the key topics of motion and force which underpin the mechanics content of the new maths AS/A level. It may also be suitable for teachers of the higher GCSE who wish to broaden their knowledge.Aspen Room, Telford Conference Centre12/07/2018Info


Sustained Professional Development Courses

In addition to the local professional development events listed above, the FMSP offers a range of sustained professional development courses. Most of these courses include a blend of online learning and face-to-face study days. Some courses are delivered solely online through our Live Online Professional Development programme. Eligible teachers undertaking a sustained course can now get their course fees reimbursed on completion.

Title Description Venue Start date Info file
Teaching Further Mathematics (TFM1)Blended course, Jul-JanOnline classroom & study days in London or Coventry05/07/2018Info
Teaching A level Mathematics (TAM)Study days and school-based observations, Jul-JunBirmingham, Bristol, Derby, London, Manchester, Norwich or York05/07/2018Info
Teaching Mechanics (TM1)Blended course, Sep-FebOnline classroom & study days in London or Coventry13/09/2018Info
Teaching Statistics (TS1)Blended course, Sep-FebOnline classroom & study days in Coventry19/09/2018Info
Teaching Discrete Mathematics (TD)Blended course, Oct-MarOnline classroom & study days in Coventry04/10/2018Info